Application of Nuclear Radiation in Agriculture, Medicine, Non-Destructive Testing and Nuclear Regulatory Practices

April 18-23, 2016 at COMSTECH, Islamabad-Pakistan
Organized by COMSTECH in collaboration with Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA), and International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)


S.N.

Resource Person

Resource Person’s Affiliation

Email Address

Title of Talk

1.

Mr. Rodolfo Nunez

Section of Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging, Division of Human Health, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna Austria 

R.Nunez-MIller@iaea.org

a) Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Programmes at the IAEA

b) PET/CT in Oncology

c) Therapeutic Aspects of Nuclear Medicine

2.

Mr. Abdulghani Shakhashiro

Division for Asia and the Pacific, Department of Technical Cooperation, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna Austria

a.shakhashiro@iaea.org

a) IAEA Platform for Scientists Engineers & Researchers

b) Proficiency Testing Plan and DO’s and Dont’s of Proficiency Testing

3.

Mr. Harri Tapani Varjonen

 

Nuclear Power Engineering Section
Division of Nuclear Power
Department of Nuclear Energy, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna Austria

H.Varjonen@iaea.org

a) IAEA Activities on Maintenance and Outage Optimization

b) IAEA Activities on NDE/ISI. Optimization in NPPs to Improve NPPS Performance

4.

Ms. Kaisa Koskinen Nuclear

Nuclear Reactor Regulation Finland

NA

a) Qualification, Validation and Inspection in Pressure Vessel

b) Pre and Post PSI/ISI activities (International Practices)

c) Surveillance Program for the Integrity of RPV

d) Emerging Technologies and Advance Use of Current Methods

5.

Mladen Pajnic

Croatian Nuclear Society, Croatia

NA

a) Code and Standards for NDT Qualification and Inspection in Pressure Vessel

b) Data acquisition and analysis of Eddy Current Testing of SG tubes, Thimble tubes and RPV Studs and Nuts

c) Data acquisition and analysis of Eddy Current Testing of SG tubes, Thimble tubes and RPV Studs and Nuts

d) Inspection of the Buried Pipelines using NDT

e) Mechanized Inspection Systems (Data Acquisition and Analysis) of RPV, Vessel Head, RCCA and RPV Studs and Nuts

f) Mechanized Inspection Systems (Data Acquisition and Analysis) of RPV, Vessel Head, RCCA and RPV Studs and Nuts

6.

Dr. Muhammad Basim

Principal Scientist Department of Physics, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences. Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Introduction to Ionizing Radiations & Fundamentals of Radiological Protection

7.

Dr. Muhammed Faheem

Director, Nuclear Medicine Oncology & Radiotherapy Institute, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Role of PAEC in Health Sector

8.;

Dr. Shabana Saeed

HoD Department of Medical Sciences, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences,  Islamabad-Pakistan

shabana@pieas.edu.pk

Contribution of PIEAS in Human Resource Development for Nuclear Medicine & Radiation Oncology

9.

Dr. Muhammad Sohaib

Associate Professor Department of Medical Science, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Uses of Radiation Sources in Medicine

  1.  

Dr. Basit Iqbal

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Science, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Nuclear Medicine Imaging – Current Practices & the Future Trends

  1.  

Dr. Nayyer Iqbal

Director Medical & Biotechnology, Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Agriculture and Biotechnology Institute of PAEC and their contributions in the Agriculture Sector

  1.  

Dr. Tariq Mehmood Shah

Deputy Chief Scientist, National Institute for Agriculture & Biology, Faisalabad-Pakistan

NA

Development and impact of mutant varieties on agriculture production in Pakistan

  1.  

Dr. Muhammad Arif

Principal Scientist, National Institute for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, Faisalabad-Pakistan

marif_nibge@yahoo.com

Plant breeding in post genomic era

  1.  

Dr. Shahid Mansoor

Director, National Institute for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, Faisalabad-Pakistan

shahidmansoor7@gmail.com

Biotechnology; perspective and utilizations for socioeconomic development

  1.  

Dr. Qaiser Mahmood Khan

Dyputy Chief Scientist, National Institute for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering, Faisalabad-Pakistan

NA

Animal reproduction and health; nuclear and biotechnological approaches

  1.  

Dr. Nazia Suleman

Pr. Scientist, National Institute for Agriculture & Biology, Faisalabad-Pakistan

Na

Integrated pest management and its practical applications

  1.  

Dr. Ihsan ullah

Director, National Institute for Food & Agriculture, Peshawar-Pakistan

NA

Sanitary and phyto-sanitary treatment of food and agriculture products through irradiation technology

  1.  

Dr. Khalid Mahmood

Dyputy Chief Scientist, National Institute for Agriculture & Biology, Faisalabad-Pakistan

NA

Managing saline soils and brackish water for enhancing productivity and improvement of degraded environment

  1.  

Dr. Muhammad Sadiq

Director NISAS, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority,  Islamabad-Pakistan

dr.sadiq@pnra.org

a) Introduction to PNRA

b) Capacity building in Nuclear/Radiation safety & security

  1.  

Mr.Mohammad Usman

Principal Scientific Officer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan                     

musman@pnra.org

a) PNRA Regulatory Framework

b) Authorization and Licensing of Radiation Facilities

  1.  

Mr. Nasir Mughal

Principal Scientific Officer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan                      

nasir.mughal@pnra.org

Authorization and Licensing of Nuclear Installations

  1.  

Mr. Naveed Maqbul

 

nmaqbul@pnra.org

Review & Assessment

  1.  

Mr. Shahbaz A. Nasir Bhatti

Principal Engineer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan                      

shahbaz.ali@pnra.org

Regulatory Inspections of Nuclear Installations

  1.  

Dr. Tariq Majeed

Deptartment of Medical Science, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Factors affecting the Image Quality in Nuclear Medicine

  1.  

Dr. Brg. (R) Muhammad Ilyas

Senior Radiologist, PAEC General Hospital, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Use of Radiation in Diagnostic Radiology

  1.  

Dr. Hasan Nisar

Deptartment of Medical Science, Pakistan Institute of Engineering & Applied Sciences Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Role of Radiation in Treatment Cancer

  1.  

Mr. Asad Ejaz

Principal Scientific Officer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan

asad.ejaz@pnra.org

Regulatory Inspections of  Radiation Facilities

  1.  

Mr. Abdul Shakoor

 

abdul.shakoor@pnra.org

PNRA Enforcement Process

  1.  

Mr. Zia Hussain Shah

Director General Technical, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan

zia.shah@pnra.org

Interface and Cooperation with National & International Organizations

  1.  

Mr. Salman Ahmad

Senior Scientific Officer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islambad-Pakistan

salman.ahmad@pnra.org

Coordination in handling Radiological Emergencies

  1.  

Dr. Mohammad Shahid

Principal Scientific Officer, Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, Islamabad-Pakistan

m.shahid@pnra.org

Auxiliary Function of PNRA

  1.  

Dr. Shahida Waheed

 

Director Coordination, Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, Islamabad-Pakistan

 

NA

Role of Nuclear Analytical Techniques in monitoring, Fingerprinting and Source Apportionment of Air Pollution in Pakistan

  1.  

Mr. Zahid Latif

 

Head of Department, Isotope application Division, Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Application of Isotope Techniques in Hydrology, Industry, Environment and Life Sciences

  1.  

Mr. Ghiyas Ud Din

Isotope application Division, Pakistan Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Radioisotope Technology for the Benefit of Industry

  1.  

Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed/Dr. Muhammad Saleem

Director, National Institute of Lasers & Optronics, Islamabad-Pakistan

mahmed5555@yahoo.com

Role of laser as a diagnostic and treatment tool in Medical & Agriculture

  1.  

Dr. Abida Raza

Principal Scientist, Nuclear Medicine, Oncology & Radiotherapy Institute, Islamabad-Pakistan

NA

Nanotheranostics: Combining the therapeutic and detection modalities

  1.  

Mr. Aslam Umer

 

NA

Manufacturing/Designing parts of Nuclear Power Plants in Pakistan

  1.  

Mr. Zaheer Ahmed

 

NA

Introduction to NCNDT

  1.  

Shams Shahid Ayub

 

NA

Power Plant Controls and Simulations

  1.  

Dr. Safdar Ali

 

NA

Introduction to Nuclear Waste Management

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